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Elsie Marie Martin, 75
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Elsie Marie Martin, 75, of Spencer went to be with the Lord Monday, Dec. 21. She passed away at Saint Thomas West Hospital in Nashville from a short illness. 
Elsie was born Nov. 20, 1945 to the late Coleman and Susie Duggin in Cannon County. She was a 30-year member of Cagle Community Church. In addition to her parents Elsie was preceded in death by her husband Bobby Dewayne Martin, brothers Calvin, J.R., Kenneth and Charles Ray Duggin, sisters Louise Christmen and Wanda Duggin, and grandson Brandon Campbell.
Elsie is survived by sons Robert (Jennifer) Martin and Barry Martin, both of Spencer, brother Jerry (Peggy) Duggin of McMinnville, sisters Jesse Pearl Turner of Smithville and Martha Lee Ferrell of Cannon County, grandchildren Megan (Nathan Cribbs) Campbell of Spencer, Cynthia (Michael) Lawson of Maryville and Anna (Jimmy) King of Spencer, and great-grandchildren Sophia, Felicity and Zylen Cribbs of Spencer, Ashley Lawson and Debbie Martin of Maryville. Nieces, nephews, and extended family also survive.
Graveside services will be held Wednesday, Dec. 23, at Mount View Church of Christ Cemetery (SR 30 in Warren County) at 12 noon with Bro. Darrell Nance officiating. Send condolences to the family at
Layne Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Spencer in charge of arrangements, (931) 946-4444
Southern Standard
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Dec. 23, 2020